Volunteering opportunity for young people
Tower Hamlets Council is looking to recruit 15
young people aged 16-24 to volunteer for six months at one of the
borough’s youth centres.
Successful youngsters will have the opportunity to deliver a
social action project and complete a minimum level 2 qualification
in youth work.
The young people would need to commit to a full day of training
in addition to attending three evening sessions at the nominated
youth centre between February and September this year.
Mayor of Tower Hamlets, Lutfur Rahman, said: “Young people are
at the very heart of this community and that is why I am committed
to supporting opportunities like this which give our young people
the boost they need to reach their potential.”
The scheme gives young people the chance to develop their
employability skills and receive tips on their CV, presentation and
Cabinet Member for Children, Schools and Families, Cllr Oliur
Rahman, said: “We offer a fantastic array of activities, courses
and events for young people and this scheme will give young people
the opportunity to experience what it’s like to deliver youth
Young people have until Monday, February 24, to register their
interest by emailing their CV and a covering letter explaining why
they would like to take part to Hasan.Faruq@towerhamlets.gov.uk.
Travel and food expenses can be covered depending on individual
For more information contact 020 7364 0892 or visit www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/youth
February 18, 2014